Chapter V - Dick Kernen


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Part One: Running Time: 11:25

  • Dick’s journey to working at WXYZ and becoming the 1st Program Director at WRIF.

Part Two: Running Time: 25:27

  • Making the decision to hire Cicero Grimes (Arthur Penhallow) from a station in Ann Arbor and the loyalty he and other personalities like Dan Carlyle, JJ & The Morning Crew and Dave and Chuck the Freak were able to build with the listeners.

Part Three: Running Time: 38:11

  • The longevity of WRIF, radio’s future and the amazing legacy Dick has built as the Vice President of the Specs Howard School of Media Arts.


1. Part 2 (00:11:02)

2. Part 3 (00:20:47)

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